NJ Hudson River 2.4M Swim

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Join us on Saturday July 14th, 2012, for a 2.4M Open Water Swim in the Hudson River.

The Swim will take place in the Hudson River in view of Palisades Park, NJ, and the iconic George Washington Bridge.

Proof of a documented open water swim of 1.5 miles or longer, or documented continuous 2 mile pool swim are required for entry.

Saturday 7/14/2012

2.4 Miles

Check In Time:
6:30: Check in
7:00 -7:30: Race Day Strategy Session

Start Time:
8:00: Wave start to optimize tidal conditions

Backup Dates:
Sunday 7/15/2012

Start Location:
Hudson River, 2.4 miles north of Ross Dock

Finish Location:
Palisades Park, vicinity of Ross Dock, NJ

Swimmer Start:
Swimmers will arrive at start one hour prior to Swim

Swimmer Finish:
Swimmers will emerge from water in the vicinity of Ross Dock

Time Limit:
2.5 hrs

Age Requirements:
18 years and over

Experience Requirement:
Documented open water swim of 1.5 miles or longer, or documented
continuous 2 mile pool swim.  Indoor Open Water Swim Clinic strongly suggested.


This clinic is not affiliated, licensed, sanctioned, approved, endorsed or in any way connected with either the World Triathlon Corp (WTC) or the New York City Triathlon.  While completion of this clinic may qualify as the requisite open water swim experience required by the New York City Triathlon for their events, it in no way assures you of obtaining an entry to those events, nor gives you any advantage over other athletes in the application process.

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